Roadshow on digital transformation in the SEE Region
BACEE and the Albanian Association of Banks, the Association of Montenegrein Banks and the Banks Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina helped us to organize three workshops in the SEE Region. The aim of the workshops were to show business & technology trends behind digital transformation, give an overview of PSD2 and the FinTech Action Plan to show how regulatory authorities are supporting financial innovations, and give insights into the IT solutions supporting digital transformation and digital disruption.
Dive deep into PSD2 with lawyers
On October 2, our colleague Mr. István Agócs (see on the right side of the photo) participated in a workshop providing a detailed analysis of the requirements of the so called RTS SCA, specifying the particular details of the PSD2 regulation (Dive deep into PSD2). The workshop was organized by CREOBIS and the professional work of the workshop was directed by Bird&Bird's partner Mr. Scott McInnes (see on the left side of the photo) and senior lawyer Mr. Adrián Calvo Pelayo. In the present document we summarize the most important findings of the workshop.
PSD2 workshop in Albania
On September 26, 2018 the Albanian Associations of Banks, BACEE and Online Business Technologies held a joint PSD2 workshop in Tirana, Albania. See our whitepaper, which summarizes tkey information that have been made at the workshop.
PSD2 and Open Banking Workshop in Visegrád
On June 22, 2018, Online Business Technologies and ICT Solutions Ltd. held a joint international PSD2 workshop in Visegrád, Hungary. We prepared a whitepaper, which summarizes the most interesting information and findings that have been made at the workshop.
The ‘From here to PSD2 and beyond’ Tour is finished – experiences and accomplishments
This year’s European Tour was a huge success, we could spread our views about what PSD2 is and what is beyond!
PSD2 RTS final version ingsight
On November 27th the final version of the RTS on strong customer authentication and secure communication under PSD2 came out. We read it and analysed it thoroughly, feel free to have a look at what we found!
Development of PSD2 solution and professional workshop
In June 2017 our company has started the development of a software-solution in cooperation with a Hungarian commercial bank, which solution is aimed to meet the most exciting challenge of the implementation of the 2366/2015 EU Directive (the PSD2 Directive), the establishment of Open APIs.
From here to PSD2 and beyond – Online European Tour 2017
With the current incoming regulations (PSD2, GDPR etc.), the technological advancements and the emergence of FinTech companies the world of finance is going through some serious changes. The result of this, as we see it, is the forthcoming world of digital banking with PSD2 as the first step to take. To share our message and insights we decided to take part in leading professional forums.
European Risk Management Council membership
Starting july 2017 Online is the member of the European Risk Management Council. With this newly acquired partnership we launch forward into a world of risk experts to further broaden our horizons.
IFRS 9 survey and forum
Our company has conducted a joint survey with the Center for Financial Professionals (www.cefpro.com) to screen the IFRS 9 impairment approach of banks using Standard Approach, and identify widely used simplification strategies allowed by the standard. The survey intended to find answers to such exciting questions as : what is the status of IFRS 9 implementation projects throughout Europe, what are the most popular simplification techniques used by financial institutions, and how do banks plan to develop their IT systems in order to meet the challenge of IFRS 9 implementation. The survey was filled in by 146 respondents, and the final report on the key findings is available for free download on the website of CEFPRO
We are now an associate member of British Bankers’ Association (BBA)
We are happy to announce, that starting 2017 Online Business technologies is an associate member of the British Bankers’ Association. With this new channel of information and connections we are even more prepared for challenges on the European playing field.